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La Sapiniere

#16 of 73 Hotels in Chamonix
Certificate of Excellence
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Luton
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We first visited this Chalet Hotel 7 years ago when Inghams had just taken it over. We were very much looking forward to returning and were not disappointed. We even had the same room which was spacious with a wonderful view across to the Mont Blanc range - particularly spectacular in the morning and at sunset. The rooms may not...

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Quedgeley, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We've just returned from a week at La Sapiniere and already can't wait to return. Angus and his team are fantastic - the service was outstanding and well above expectations. The hotel itself is comfortable and welcoming- it's a 3 star property so maybe not the most modern, but everything was clean and tidy, the rooms are comfortable with everything...

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2Thank Claire H
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovey week in chamonix at this great hotel. Very impressed with the views, the food, the quality of service and the attitude of the staff who went out of their way to help. Would stay again. Loved it

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

A brilliant holiday - hotel is basic but more than comfortable and the staff are all excellent. Lovely breakfasts, afternoon tea/cake, aperitifs and canapés before a 3 course dinner. It I am honest, the food was basic but the free wine, relaxed atmosphere and amazing views of Mont Blanc more than make up for it! The only criticism we had...

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Thank Sophie230378
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Have spent a lovely week at the Sapiniere. The hotel itself is not 5 star, but is clean and comfortable with amongst the best views I have had from a ski hotel. The food is also not five star, but was good and prepared with care. The staff work hard to ensure a confortable stay and create a friendly atmosphere...

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Thank Mancunions
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Positives : Friendly, helpful and efficient staff. Good location for the slopes and the town centre South facing balcony with lovely views Generous wine allowances at dinner On the whole, the meals were ok - some better than others Negatives: Very tired building. In need of a refurb and some investment. Bit like a hostel. The sitting room/bar area was...

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4Thank Niki F
Inghams_1934, Guest Relations Manager at La Sapiniere, responded to this review

We're so disappointed to learn that, despite many enjoyable aspects of your Inghams holiday, you won't consider travelling with us again on account of your feelings towards the Chalet Hotel La Sapiniere. As a three diamond property, the Sapiniere does feature at the lower end of our three to five diamond rated property portfolio, though it is of course concerning...

Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Have experienced many ski hotels over the last ten years and this is by far the best I have stayed in the French Alps. The hotel was being run by Ingram's. The accommodation was clean and relatively updated. Food was superb with a varied menu and it could not be faulted. The staff were just great, pleasant, helpful and just...

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1Thank Sean W
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017

My mum and I have just returned from a very pleasant stay at the Sapiniere. The staff were all very friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. The hotel is in a great position with nice views, it is just a short walk into the main town centre and the various bus stops which take you to the different...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

just back from week sking with Inghams staying at Sapiniere . Chalet hotel is in good location with bus stop outside which allows access via Chamonix-sud interchange to all area's. the hotel has spacious rooms (for france) and modern bathrooms and can be described as shabby chic.An enthuiastic and helpful young staff were very pleasant and the food was excellent...

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Shepperton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

A fantastic hotel in a great position. Staff can't do enough. Yes, the hotel is a little old but all the important things are in place: Good food, comfy beds, convenient boot room and near the slopes. Highly recommended and i have been using this type of hotel for over 30 years

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arguably the best located hotel in Chamonix. The Savoy nursery slopes are literally just over the road from the hotel, from where the Savoy téléski lift whisks you up to the Brévent gondola, to access one of the best intermediate areas in the resort.Alternatively, the ski-bus to Chamonix's other ski areas stops just 50m away. The hotel's attractive dining room has semi-circular bay windows with stunning views of Mont Blanc. Here you will enjoy Inghams great choice of menus and complimentary quality wines for dinner. Inghams offer the conviviality of larger tables for chalet-style dining with your fellow guests, or the opportunity to dine à deux should you wish. The atmospheric lounge/bar welcomes you for your pre-dinner apéritif and canapés, or to relax after dinner over coffee and a night-cap ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Sapiniere

Address: 102 rue Mummery, 74400, Chamonix, France
Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Haute-Savoie > Chamonix
Number of rooms: 27
Also Known As:
La Sapiniere Chamonix
La Sapiniere Hotel Chamonix
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Chamonix
#8 Romantic Hotel in Chamonix
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“Worth the extra to have a Mont Blanc view.”
BettyannS, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“room 26 had exterior windows in bathroom”
georgewF7357RZ, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms - find another hotel”
  • Blanket draft excluder
  • Blows a gale through here - it's freezing cold
  • Dangerous especially for children
  • Filth off the floor -
  • Dangerous especially for children
  • Dried blood on the bed sheet for 3 days
  • Heating - what a joke
M0rgul, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“room 32, 3rd floor, mont blanc view.”
tudin, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The new block has a lift.”
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